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13 April 2015

Liberia Agricultural Company fined by govt following deaths, injuries of employees

Author: Alvin Worzi, Daily Observer (Liberia)

'GoL Imposes US$100K Fine On LAC', 13 Apr 2015: The Liberian government has imposed a fine of US$100K on…Liberia Agricultural Company due to...breaches that led to the deaths of six employees…[and] serious injuries [to eleven others]…Labor Minister...

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8 April 2015

NGO report alleges harmful social and environmental impacts by palm oil companies in Liberia

A report by Forest People's Programme alleges that Golden Veroleum and Golden Agri-Resource’s palm oil operations in Liberia are 'compounding poverty and food insecurity by taking land without community consent and making hollow promises of...

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6 April 2015

Liberia: OPIC tables plans to address institutional shortcomings that resulted in human, labour and environmental abuses

Author: Daily Observer (Liberia)

'OPIC raises concerns over failed BRE project', 6 Apr 2015: The United States Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC) has published a plan to address…a failed energy project in Liberia, which resulted in a serious human rights, labor and...

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1 April 2015

ISLP Case Study - Liberia Natural Resources

Author: International Senior Lawyers Project

When major logging and agricultural operations expand into their communities, many forest‐ and farming‐dependent populations in Liberia struggle to collect the benefits they are due from the exploitation of their natural resources. These communities...

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29 March 2015

[PDF] Chinese companies reporting in EITI implementing countries

Author: EITI International Secretariat

Chinese companies operating in the 48 EITI implementing countries are…required to disclose information in accordance with the EITI Standard. This includes information about how much they pay to the governments…it also includes oil and mining...

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25 March 2015
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19 March 2015

Africa: World Bank Group panel's reflections at 2015 Mining Indaba on role of mining industry in addressing spread of diseases

Author: Patrick Osewe, The World Bank

"Better Health in Mines and Mining Communities: A Shared Responsibility"...

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17 February 2015

Timber firm DLH stripped of sustainability certification over illegally harvested logs from Liberia

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16 February 2015
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Se siguen desarrollando acciones legales en contra de funcionarios del banco HSBC, a raíz de las denuncias hechas por Hervé Falciani, un extrabajador del mismo, y publicadas por el Consorcio Internacional de periodistas investigativos. Diversos medios...

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11 February 2015
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